New Balance 759
Stable at Any Speed
The secret to performing in hot weather? Have a really cold one.
I want to enter the Chicago Urbanathlon, but I don't know what type of shoe I should wear. Ideas? -Eric Evergreen Park, IL
Runner Up: Best for Road Running
Best for Trail Running
I'm planning to run up the Sears Tower. What's the best way to train? The Editors Santa Fe, NM
The Wild File: Runners vs. Cyclists
In the last few years I have really taken to trail running long distances. My long runs can last over eight hours and are often big loops or out-and-backs in the mountains. Stream water is abundant on the trails in Cascades where I run but unsafe to drink untreated. When I hike or backpack I can take my water purifier. While trail running I try and travel light. It looks like some of the treatment tablets take up to four hours and are not effective against all the nasties in the water. What do recommend for water treatment?TomSeattle, WA
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